Sauternes is a region in Bordeaux known for its sweet wines with complexe and delicate notes created by the noble rot called botrytis that needs specifics condition to appear just before the harvest (Humidity and Temperature). It is a delicate pleasure for our buds that Chateau d'Yquem made famous world wide. It pairs well with roquefort or blue cheese or Foie Gras. Bon Appetit!
Prosecco is not just the affordable cousin of champagne. It has its own fresh aromas of pear, green apple and melon, and a nice sweetness that makes it a popular sparkling wine! Try these Italian bubbles with cured meats like prosciutto or with some Asian dishes like Thai noodles and sushi. You shall not be disappointed!
This week, we bring to you Switzerland wines. Nearly all of the national production are consumed within national boundaries, with only 2% of that wine being exported. Epicurio offers the most awarded Switzerland wines that contain three of the main grape varieties grown there - Pinot Noir, Chasselas and Gamay. Here are some premium selections to go for.